Sorry for giving away the answer but we’re not doctors so it really doesn’t matter.
I have never seen a company downsize its way to greatness. Check out this article from HBR with links to some current research on downsizing.
Here are the links. Happy reading.
Starting today, think about how you can own your niche and build your audience. If you care about insuring yourself against hard times, the only true safety is in developing a personal brand that’s better known — and therefore more powerful — than that of your competitors, or even your employer.
The FDA has approved a generic version of atypical antipsychotic drug olanzapine (Zyprexa) to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
According to the AP story:
Drugs like Zyprexa can cost up to $500 per month. Generic versions can cut the cost by up to 80 percent.
This is great news.
The median paycheck — half made more, half less — fell again in 2010, down 1.2 percent to $26,364. That works out to $507 a week, the lowest level, after adjusting for inflation, since 1999.